RF Test System Development Engineer

*** 12-month Contract ***

Reporting to Head of AIT Test Systems and working within a team of test system specialists to develop and deliver RF test systems used during telecom satellite test phases.

Job Profile

  • Developing RF measurements from customer requirements
  • Developing RF test hardware and integration into existing test systems
  • Producing product documentation, technical and status reports
  • Validation of RF test hardware and test systems
  • Performing investigations of test measurement and hardware issues during live testing



  • Experience making RF measurements using Network Analysers, Spectrum Analysers, Power Meters, Signal Generators and Arbitrary Waveform Generators with modulation techniques


  • Knowledge of satellite architecture and current RF test methods used within the satellite industry, including NPR, EVM and BER measurements.
  • Knowledge of test instrumentation control (SCPI)
  • Knowledge of product compliance including UK CA marking

Possible extension after initial contract duration could go on 2-3 years